Minister McHugh to speak to conference of Irish-medium and Gaeltacht schools about the importance of Irish as the language of socialisation

Nov 13, 2019

What is the language of socialisation among students in Irish-medium and Gaeltacht schools?

What vision do the schools themselves have for the use of Irish as the natural language of communication amongst their students?

Why does it matter, and what are the most effective strategies to address challenges?

These will be among the issues explored at this year’s Tionól Forbartha, a two-day conference of teachers, principals, researchers and Department of Education and Skills officials.

Read the full press release here: Preasráiteas | Press Release 13.11.2019